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Minnie Stike Jones

Originally published: Mar. 11, 2013
Last modified: Mar. 11, 2013

Minnie Marybell Stike Jones, 88, of Villages of Wilkes, formerly of Ashe County, died Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at Wilkes Regional Hospital.
Funeral Services weree held 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, 2013, at the Boone Family Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Lonnie Jones officiating. Burial followed in the Howell-Hill Cemetery.
The family received friends from 1 to 2 p.m Sunday, March 10, 2013, prior to the funeral service.
Mrs. Jones was born in Ashe County on Tuesday, April 15, 1924, to the late Luther and Effie Neese Stike.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Garfield Jones; a daughter, Lorene Church; four brothers, Aster Stike, Edgar Stike, Hester Stike, Robert Stike.
Mrs. Jones is survived by three daughters, Mary Sheets and husband, John "J.W.", of Jefferson, Evelyn Bliss of North Wilkesboro, Lenna Faye Spears and husband, Jim, of Jefferson; two granddaughters, Joanna Bare and husband, Michael, of Jefferson, Tanya Thompson and husband, Chris, of Millers Creek; two grandsons, Jason Sheets and wife, Amber, of Jefferson, Tommy Church and wife, Lynn, of Wilbar; six great-grandchildren; several nieces; several nephews.
Flowers were accepted or memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 1, Chicago, Ill. 60601
The family met at the home of J.W. Sheets, 332 Earl Sheets Road, Jefferson, NC 28640
You may leave the family your condolences at our website  http://www.boonefuneralhome.com.
Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.
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